Canadian History Dictionary Fort Presqu'ile
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Establishes communication with Lake Erie...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Rate of, 113.
A missionary station and fur-trading post, which
stood on the ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit mission to Hurons founded at, ...
Byng John 1704-1757 Born In England Entered The Navy In 1718 In
1727-1736 stationed at Mahon, Minorca; and in 1747-1748 command...
Vincent De Paul Saint 1576-1660 Born In Pouay Studied For The
priesthood and ordained, 1600. In 1617 founded the Congregation...
Murray James 1719-1794 Entered The Army 1740 And Served In The
West Indies, Flanders, and Brittany. In 1758 commanded a brigad...
(Sir James Douglas era) Vessel, attacked by Milbank Sound savag...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Brought Forward By Liberals As An Alternative To
protection, 261-262; history of the movement, 291-292; the Comm...
Came to Nova Scotia from Boston. Appointed member of the
Discovered by Charles de Greysolon, Sieur de La
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalists, 202.
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Abortive Attempt To Capture British Batteries At 133-135
Quebec bombarded from, 115, 116; sailors landed at daily, for m...
Bib : Morgan Can Men
Company Of Notre Dame De Montreal
(Bishop Laval era) Consecrates the island of
Montreal to the V...
Cameron Sir Matthew Crooks 1822-1887 Born In Dundas Ontario
Educated at the Home District Grammar School, Toronto, and at U...
Appointed governor of Vancouver Island by Earl
Grey; left Engl...
Grenville Thomas 1755-1846 Lord Dorchester Era Accompanies Oswald To Paris To
discuss terms of peace, 192. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Bib : Morgan Can Men Canadian Who's Who
(Bishop Laval era) Death of, 11.
Dennis John Stoughton 1820-1885 Born Near Toronto Educated At
Victoria College; commissioned as surveyor of public lands, 1842.
Assisted in the organization of the Canadian militia, 1855; raised and
appointed to the command of the Toronto Field Battery, 1856;
brigade-major of the 5th Military District, 1861-1869; saw active
service during the Fenian Raid, 1866. Sent to Red River Settlement to
organize system of surveys, 1869, but was forced to withdraw.
Surveyor-general of Dominion Lands, 1871; deputy-minister of the
interior, 1878; retired, 1881; created C. M. G., 1882. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) His
surveys held responsible for first Riel Rebellion, 69-70. (Egerton Ryerson era)
Surveyor-general, graduate of Victoria College, 144. =Bib.=: Denison,
The Fenian Raid on Fort Erie and Soldiering in Canada. See also
Riel Rebellion, 1869-1870.
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